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Saburo: The Saga of a Teenage Samurai in 17th Century Japan


Book Description
The saga of Saburo the teenage samurai are true-to-life stories of a young boy who opts to become a roving shugyo-sha (shuu-g'yoh-shah), or "samurai in training," rather than serve a feudal lord, leading him to extraordinary adventures that bring out the culture of his times.

Each story is filled with cultural and historical facts that reveal both negative and positive elements in the l... More
Book Information
PublisherPhoenix Books Publishers
BindingPaperback (2 editions)
Reading LevelUncategorized
# of Pages168
ISBN-100914778250
ISBN-13978-0914778257
Publication Date11/09/2009
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About Boye Lafayette De Mente (Author) : Boye Lafayette De Mente is a published author. A published credit of Boye Lafayette De Mente is Saburo: The Saga of a Teenage Samurai in 17th Century Japan.
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